The American Journal of Science and Arts, volume XXII, July, 1832, pp.105-06. New Haven: H. Howe, 1832. 8° (217 x 136mm). (Foxed). Contemporary half calf (rebacked with original spine preserved). Provenance: William L. Dudley (armorial bookplate) -- THE NORMAN COPY (book-label)." /> GUTHRIE, Samuel (1782-1848). "On Pure Chloric Ether", in: <I>The American Journal of Science and Arts</I>, volume XXII, July, 1832, pp.105-06. New Haven: H. Howe, 1832. 8° (217 x 136mm). (Foxed). Contemporary half calf (rebacked with original spine preserved). <I>Provenance</I>: William L. Dudley (armorial bookplate) -- THE NORMAN COPY (book-label).|
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    Landmarks of Science & Medicine from the Library of Andras Gedeon

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

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    GUTHRIE, Samuel (1782-1848). "On Pure Chloric Ether", in: The American Journal of Science and Arts, volume XXII, July, 1832, pp.105-06. New Haven: H. Howe, 1832. 8° (217 x 136mm). (Foxed). Contemporary half calf (rebacked with original spine preserved). Provenance: William L. Dudley (armorial bookplate) -- THE NORMAN COPY (book-label).

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    GUTHRIE, Samuel (1782-1848). "On Pure Chloric Ether", in: The American Journal of Science and Arts, volume XXII, July, 1832, pp.105-06. New Haven: H. Howe, 1832. 8° (217 x 136mm). (Foxed). Contemporary half calf (rebacked with original spine preserved). Provenance: William L. Dudley (armorial bookplate) -- THE NORMAN COPY (book-label).

    FIRST EDITION of Guthrie's article on chloric ether. In July of the previous year he had discovered chloroform. Garrison-Morton 1850/5648; Norman 960.


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